Install Ancestris on Ubuntu and alternative systems

You can install Ancestris via the Ubuntu repository or from the Ancestris.org site as seen on the main installation page.

Via the official ppa repository
https://launchpad.net/~ancestris

Stable version "Ancestris stable"

To install the stable version of Ancestris:

  • Add the PPA ppa: ancestris / ancestris-stable in your software sources.
  • Then reload the list of packages.
  • Finally install the Ancestris package

All this can be done using the following commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ancestris/ancestris-stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt install ancestris

Development version 12 "Ancestris unstable"

To install the unstable version of Ancestris:

  • Add the PPA ppa: ancestris / ancestris-unstable in your software sources.
  • Then reload the list of packages.
  • Finally install the Ancestris package

All this can be done using the following commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ancestris/ancestris-unstable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt install ancestris

 

From the Ancestris web site

An Ubuntu package is available on the official website in the download area by hovering the mouse over the button ANCESTRIS 11.

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Uninstallation

To uninstall ancestris from the command line:

sudo apt remove ancestris